Best Phones To Buy In 2023!

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Wednesday, February 15, 2023

New year, new me… new phone?! 

As 2023 continues to kick in, now’s a great time to upgrade to a brand new phone! A whole bunch of companies have just released their new flagship phones for the year, so you’re currently spoilt for choice. 

To help you decide which phone is right for you, we’ve put together our list of the top phones to buy in 2023! 

Samsung

Samsung are just coming out with their shining new line-up of Galaxy phones! The Galaxy S23 range is so fresh, they are releasing at the end of this week. So you could be one of the first people to get your hands on these incredible phones! 

The Galaxy S23 Range

The Samsung Galaxy S23, S23+ and S23 Ultra are absolute powerhouses that feature stunning bright displays, impressive new camera systems, and faster performance speeds. Massive improvements in the cameras means you can take crisp photos, even of the stars with the phone’s new astrophotography capabilities. Plus, with the better performance enhancements, you’ll be able to get great battery life, lasting you throughout the day. They’ve even made the phones more eco-friendly, increasing the use of recycled materials. 

Flipping and Folding Phones! 

If you’re after cutting-edge technology and something a little bit different, then make sure to pick up one of Samsung’s foldable phones. The Galaxy Z Flip4 and Galaxy Z Fold4 are exciting phones that flip or fold, giving you larger screens and great convenience! 

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Apple

iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max

The best iPhone you can currently get is the iPhone 14 Pro or Pro Max! It’s packed with incredible features like Dynamic Island (a new way to interact with your screen), a fresh camera setup including a 48MP lens, an Always-On display and a new improved processing chip. 

iPhone 14 and 14 Plus

iPhone 14 includes heaps of upgrades that blow previous models out of the water! All day battery life, better low-light photography, and much more. The iPhone 14 and 14 Plus is perfect for most users! 

Check out more information about the latest Apple products, here!

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Google Pixel

Google Pixel 7 and 7 Pro

Often hailed as the best Android phones, Google’s Pixel range has always been super impressive! Their newest Pixel 7 and 7 Pro continues that great legacy with two phones that feature a sleek new design, top-quality cameras and superb software (it’s Google after all). Get the best combination of hardware and software with one of these phones! 

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OnePlus

OnePlus 11

OnePlus’ newest flagship phone, the OnePlus 11 is packed with everything you could want in a smartphone. A crystal-clear big 6.7 inch screen, snappy under-display fingerprint reader, cameras courtesy of the legendary Hasselblad (photography company) and plenty of battery life. 

OnePlus 11 is making its way to the market in NZ, so make sure to keep your eyes peeled for it. Also, don’t forget to check out OnePlus’ other great options like the OnePlus 10T at PriceMe!

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Oppo 

Oppo Find X5 Lite, Find X5 and Find X5 Pro 

Oppo’s latest range of phones has something for everyone! Pick up the Find X5 Lite if you’re on a budget but still want plenty of awesome features. Find X5 Lite proves that just because you’re paying less doesn’t mean you have to compromise on quality. For those who want a bit more, then check out the Find X5. This phone delivers fantastic performance and unbelievably good low-light photos! If you’re keen to splash out and want the best of the best then purchase the Find X5 Pro. You’ll get a blazing fast processor, long-lasting battery life, even better cameras, and so much more! 

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Unsure what sort of phone to get?

In the age of smartphones, it can be tricky to know what to look for in a phone. Do I need one with great cameras? How much storage do I need? Do I need a big screen? 

Lucky for you, we’ve answered all these questions and more in our Mobile Phone Buying Guide!

Jump on PriceMe 

If you’re looking for a new phone in 2023 then head to PriceMe!

PriceMe is one of NZ Compare's comparison brands. PriceMe houses thousands of products that you can compare. PriceMe helps make shopping easier and allows you to make a fully informed choice.  

At PriceMe, you’ll find a huge range of phones to compare!!

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Head to Mobile Compare

Once you’ve got your phone, you’ll want to get a great mobile plan. The best way to do this is to use Mobile Compare

Mobile Compare is a comparison website where you can compare all the latest mobile plans. You’ll find the perfect plan that suits your life and your budget! 

Mobile Compare is super easy to use! Just follow these simple steps:

  • Jump onto Mobile Compare
  • Click on New Plan. 
  • Select how much data, minutes and texts you’re after. 
  • Select the type of plan you want (Prepay or Monthly).
  • Choose a provider you want (you can select multiple).
  • Hit enter!
  • Browse all the plans available & compare them side-by-side. 
  • Find one you like and switch!

If you want the best mobile plan for your life, then head to Mobile Compare! 

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